Tag: lgbt

Tim Cook speaks out about Alabama's slow progress on LGBT rights

Over the last year Apple CEO Tim Cook has been ramping up his personal activism for LGBT causes, both in private and with the company. The trend continued today in a speech in Alabama, at the state capital during the Alabama Academy of Honor event. Cook called for his home state to learn from the ...

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Apple shares video detailing participation in San Francisco Pride Parade

On June 29, the city of San Francisco held its 44th annual Pride parade, a cultural gathering of civilians and businesses showing their support for the LGBT community. Among those companies was Apple, who had thousands of employees -- including CEO Tim Cook -- show up to march in the festivities...

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Tim Cook and Lisa Jackson help Apple celebrate LGBT Pride Parade in San Francisco

Apple has long been a supporter of LGBT equality and the company was out in force yesterday at the 44th annual Pride parade in San Francisco. Over 5,000 employees are estimated to have taken part in the parade, including CEO Tim Cook and Lisa Jackson, the company's recently hired environmental ch...

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Apple withdraws iTunes from 'Christian Values Network'

Techland reports that Apple has pulled iTunes off of the "Christian Values Network." The network operates an online shopping portal, CVN.org, which "plugs you into a special online shopping network that helps your chosen organization just by shopping, without adding any additional cost to you" acc...

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Apple employees appear in 'It Gets Better' video

Update: Adam Christianson points out that YouTube seems to have removed the video for a policy violation due to "depiction of harmful activities." We're reaching out to YouTube for comment. Update 2: The video has been restored and is once again visible below and on YouTube.com. As a matter of ...

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